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    Jatiya Party likely to face split again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:43pm on July 14, 2021

    Shahata Jarab Ershad Eric, son of former military dictator and founder of Jatiya Party Hussain Muhammad Ershad, announced a new Jatiya Party on Wednesday with...

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    MA Haque’s 25th death anniversary today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on April 06, 2021

    Today is the 25th death anniversary of MA Haque, who was an additional inspector general of police in the 1960s and the minister of land...

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    Autocracy Resistance Day today

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:48am on February 14, 2021

    Student organisations will observe Resistance Day against Autocracy today recalling the student uprising of 1983 that forced the government to cancel Mazid Khan Education Commission...

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    Jatiya Party now on life support: Bidisha

    Zakir Hossain . Rangpur | Updated at 01:30am on January 02, 2021

    Jatiya Party is now on life support and the party’s existence is at stake, said the party’s founder and military ruler HM Ershad’s former wife...

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    Bangladesh celebrates democracy day today with joint demands not met

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2020

    A full and unswerving implementation of the joint declaration made by the combine of three political alliances to establish, among others, a mechanism for ensuring...

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    Ershad’s first death anniversary today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37am on July 14, 2020

    The first death anniversary of former military dictator and Jatiya Party chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad will be observed today. He died on July 14, 2019...

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    Jatiya Party leader dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:39pm on July 11, 2020

    Former Jatiya Party presidium member retired major Khalid Akhter, also late president HM Ershad’s personal secretary, died from COVID-19 at Dhaka Combined Military Hospital Saturday...

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    Rift surfaces in Jatiya Party again

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:14am on June 08, 2020

    Rift in Jatiya Party surfaces again over attack on the party founder HM Ershad’s son Rahgir Al-Mahe Ershad, also known as Shad Ershad, at his...

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    Jatiya Party demands attackers of Shad Ershad punished

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:05pm on June 06, 2020

    Jatiya Party leaders held a rally on Saturday demanding punishment of the party’s derailed activists who attacked JP founder HM Ershad’s son Rahgir Al-Mahe Ershad,...

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    Shad Ershad, RCC mayor at loggerheads

    Zakir Hossain . Rangpur | Updated at 11:30pm on June 03, 2020

    Jatiya Party former chief HM Ershad’s son and lawmaker Rahgir Al Mahi Shad Ershad and Rangpur City Corporation mayor and the party’s Rangpur city president...